For the third tournament running, an upset has prevented the two most successful teams in the CONCACAF Gold Cup from squaring off for the championship. In 2013 it was…
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In the 2015 CONCACAF Gold Cup, Jamaica was the surprise team of the tournament, making it all the way to the finals before bowing meekly to Mexico 3-1. This time around they’re determined to prove that it was no fluke as they take on a rejuvenated Canadian side.
Team USA has one goal in mind with the CONCACAF Gold Cup and that is to win the whole thing. They played three uninspiring matches in the qualifying round, but they did enough to emerge victorious in Group B.
The Gold Cup is getting ready to shift into the knockout stage next week with teams playing their final group games this weekend. In Group B Panama and the USA tied last week and won their follow up games by one goal.
Mexico and Jamaica were the two finalists in the 2015 edition of the CONCACAF Gold Cup. The Jamaicans upset the Americans to make it to the final, but they were no match for El Tri and lost soundly 3-1.
The USA are the hosts of the CONCACAF Gold Cup and are set to meet the French Caribbean island of Martinique on Wednesday night. The game takes place at 9pm ET in Tampa Florida.
Canada and Costa Rica are in arguably the toughest group of the 12-team CONCACAF Gold Cup. Canada has not had a lot of success in recent years in the tournament as they haven’t advanced out of the group stage since 2009.
The CONCACAF Gold Cup kicks off this weekend and USA will meet Panama in their opening match. A little history about this tournament, it started in 1991 and has been held 13 times.